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Format: 18/01/2019
Format: 18/01/2019
Australia fighting money laundering and terrorist financing

The Australian Government has welcomed the release of the Financial Action Task Force on Money Laundering's (FATF) evaluation of Australia's anti-money laundering (AML) and counter-terrorist financ

Working to outlaw money laundering and terrorism financing in Asia Pacific

The 8th Annual Meeting of the Asia/Pacific Group (APG) on Money Laundering has resulted in a continued commitment by its membership to undergo compliance assessments against the recently expanded a

Memorandum of Understanding signed with the Philippines to boost efforts in fighting money laundering and terrorist financing

A new Memorandum of Understanding to exchange financial intelligence between Australia and the Philippines will boost efforts in the international fight against money laundering and financing of te

AUSTRAC launches online anti-money laundering eLearning application

Minister for Justice and Customs
Manager of Government Business in the Senate
Senator for Western Australia

Australia and Indonesia strengthen ability to fight money laundering and terrorist financing

Australia and Indonesia have agreed to exchange financial intelligence to combat money laundering and the financing of terrorism, Attorney-General Philip Ruddock announced today.

New report reveals identity fraud as a billion-dollar threat

A new report reveals identity fraud as a growing threat which cost the Australian community $1.1 billion in 2001/02, the Minister for Justice and Customs, Senator Chris Ellison, said today.